Slovenian Recipes

  • A Grilled Meatball

    MenuMeatballs with Cheese (Uštipci)AjvarPitaColeslawCrispy Kale Cevapcici would have been an ideal choice, but I wanted to branch out.  So I turned to a new source I had just added to…

  • Bean Soup

    I was hot on the trail of my grandmother’s Mystery Soup. It was a food recollection that surfaced a few years ago.  My mother remembered a special thick bean soup…

  • Caraway Meatballs

    MenuCaraway MeatballsPolentaColeslaw The foundation for this dinner was a recipe called “Spaghetti and Meatballs” in Woman’s Glory: The Kitchen, the classic cookbook published by the Slovenian Women’s Union of America.  When…

  • Mineštra

    MenuMineštra (Slovenian Minestrone)ColeslawFrench bread Suddenly that Slovenian minestrone seemed like a perfect choice.   Easy comfort food.  And I had almost everything on hand.  So why not? I made a…

  • Roast Sauerkraut

    MenuRoast SauerkrautGrilled Kielbasa (a klobase substitute, in a pinch!)Coleslaw My husband had picked up a jar of organic sauerkraut at a local market.  So I decided to make it the…